comings and goings


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the comings and goings

The arrivals and departures of people at a particular location, and/or their movements and activities. If you want to know about the comings and goings at the pub, talk to Mickey—he's there every day.
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comings and goings

Movements, activities, as in He's in and out of the office; I can't keep up with his comings and goings, or In her job on the school board, Mrs. Smith keeps track of all the comings and goings in town .
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ˌcomings and ˈgoings

arrivals and departures; movement of people: There were a lot of comings and goings at our neighbour’s house all day.
See also: and, coming, going